Designer: Jorge Ferrari Hardoy
Director: Cary Joji Fukunaga
Describing the piece in 1938 as one of the ‘best efforts of modern chair design’, MoMA Design Director Kauffman predicted the Hardoy Butterfly chair’s lasting popularity and its commercial potential, which was equally recognised by Hans Knoll, who began producing it in 1947.
Mid-Century Modern Complete
This definitive survey of one of the most popular, collectable and dynamic periods of international design offers a rich overview of all aspects of the subject.